At 2:31 PM the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a commercial structure fire on the 800 block of South 7th Street. When crews arrived on scene, smoke and flames were coming from the roof on the east side of the structure. Firefighters were able to quickly get water on the fire and extinguish the blaze. Crews conducted a search of the building and confirmed that no one was inside. There are no known injuries. The origin and cause of the fire is under investigation.
GJFD responded with Truck 3, Engine 4, Ambulance 1, a Medical Officer, and a Battalion Chief. Grand Junction Police Department responded and assisted with traffic control.
For more information on this incident contact the Community Outreach Office at (970)549-5858 or by e-mail at GJFirePIO@gjcity.org.